Savings & Investments

February 2016

Investment opportunities

By |February 5th, 2016|

Building a consistent, long-term and well-diversified investment strategy
To make the most of your investment opportunities, allow your lifestyle and not stock market fluctuations to dictate your investment approach. Your goals are what count, so keep them firmly in mind when you make financial decisions. If you wish to seek independent financial advice on your investments […]

January 2016

ISA returns of the year

By |January 26th, 2016|

Finding the right mix of tax-efficient investments
We all have our own financial goals, so it’s important to find an approach that suits our current financial situations and future plans by finding the right mix of investments to achieve them. If you wish to seek independent financial advice to ensure that this is done correctly we […]

December 2015

Financial decisions

By |December 22nd, 2015|

Flexibility to use your pension pot in the way that suits your needs
Financial decisions are some what very important, some more important than others and of those being adequate financial provision for retirement.  However sometimes for some people this can be a daunting topic and the options they find that they have can be sometimes […]

Retirees will be able to sell their annuities from April 2017

By |December 18th, 2015|

 

Existing pensioners will be able to from April 2017 sell their pension pots for a lump sum.

According to the Daily Mail the government have announced that over five million people  will be able to turn their pensions pots into a cash lump sum from April 2017.

Instead of receiving their monthly payments from a savings pot […]

Aiming for better returns

By |December 8th, 2015|

Taking risk with some of your money to achieve a sustainable retirement income
Its important that you are able to have a sustainable retirement income, you do however have more options than ever before to help you find the best solution for your own personal circumstances. We at Hutt Professional have financial advisers who would be […]

November 2015

Putting money aside for the proverbial rainy day

By |November 18th, 2015|

Long-term investors rewarded by compound performance
An investor who puts money aside over the long term for the proverbial rainy day is far more likely to achieve their goals than someone looking to ‘play the market’ in search of a quick profit. If you want to be one of these people who do this but feel […]

Evaluating your future finances

By |November 13th, 2015|

New possibilities in retirement, and the options available to you

The recent pension freedoms have opened up new possibilities in retirement, allowing more of today’s recent retirees to enjoy the sixty-something socialite lifestyle. Retirement can be one of the most liberating and exciting life stages, but to get the most freedom and enjoyment out of retirement, […]

Saving for retirement

By |November 4th, 2015|

Older workers delaying retirement to release cash from their savings
Figures from Zurich showt that one in four older workers could delay retirement after dipping into their pension pot.

Working beyond planned retirement date just over a quarter (26%) of over-55s in employment said they would be likely to work beyond their planned retirement date after using the […]

October 2015

Staying connected trumps priorities

By |October 9th, 2015|

Figures show that only 39% considered providing financial security for their family as essential
Britons consider having an Internet connection and mobile phone to be greater financial priorities than protecting mortgage and income, according to new research.

According to latest figures from the  Scottish Widows Protection Report, has revealed that only 39% considered providing financial security for […]

September 2015

Understand your investments

By |September 8th, 2015|

While having a well thought out portfolio which can produce a healthy return for investors,the opposite is also true. It can be easy to incur permanent losses by putting money into an asset that behaves in an unexpected way. This is why investors should always allow time to try and understand what it is they […]